UGS Eastern Counties branch held a novice trial at Ampton on 17
th December. by kind permission of Peter Rushbrook.
The trial started with a walk up in rape and ended up in mustard. Our judges for the day Steve Polley, Brian Chesser, Andy Mutimer, Julia Reed, there was some nice dog work using their natural ability to hunt. The guns shot extremely well.
1st – Lee Haymen – Mitforton Libby of Tildaross (bitch) 2 nd – Sam Morley – Stauntonvale Margay of Rushbrigg (bitch) 3rd – Mr M J & Mrs C M Elsey – Marsh Tramp (dog) 4th – Peter Hurst – Peaky Prince Warrior (dog) Com – Roy Tomlison – Lannakers Xavi (dog) Best marking dog – Stauntonvale Margay of Rushbrigg handler Sam Morley. Guns Choice – Lannakers Xavi handler Roy Tomlison.
UGS would like to say thank you to the game carriers, judges, guns and our sponsors Skinner’s dog food and Dog and Field Gundog Training Equipment and Sarah Bond with her fantastic food, well done Sarah.
Have a lovely Christmas and a happy, prosperous, healthy new year. – Julia
1st – David Latham – FTCH Meadowlark Big Rock of Fendswood (Owner TD Friedkin)
2nd – Lesley Crompton – Hanwoodgold Breeze (best retrieve)
3rd – Ruben Corbett – FTCH Ticefield Daze N’Confused
Best Marking Dog – Julie Smith – Laborie Adorable.
UGS All Age Finals on the 19th December 2019 at Ampton, Great Livermere by kind permission of Mr Peter Rushbrook Judges: Liz Taylor, Phil Parkin, Terry Prentice and Brian Barker
1st FTCh Polihale Vodka Surprise Keith Broomfield 3rd Mike Tallamy Brindlebay Brigands CoM Northglen Crumble Stuart North
Novice AV Retrievers 12 Dog Stake (174) on the 6th December 2019 at Livermere Hall, Great Livermere, Suffolk by kind permission of Mr Peter Rushbrook Judges: Roger Wade A1704, Gary Vidler B2722, Peter Abbs 3395, Paul Wheeler 3904 Trophies: Pryanduke Rosebowl for the Winner Vandyke Plate for the Best Retrieve of the Day The Joe Fulcher Memorial Trophy for the Guns’ Choice
1st Lannakers Quartz Roy Tomlinson 2nd Overthwarts Bilton Keith Foster 3rd Lavanthill Lucy Mike Fleming Gun’s Choice Jobshill Hendricks Geralding Thompson
Novice AV Retriever 14 Dog Stake (173) on the 2nd November 2019 at Cavenham, Suffolk by kind permission of Mr Robert Gough and Wayne Alford and his team of guns Judges: Steve Polley A2435, Allie Hogsbjerg B2837, Julia Reed 3557, Arthur Cook 3752 Trophies: Hamford Cup for the Winner Blypark Trophy for Guns’ Choice The Saham Perpetual Trophy for the Best Marking Dog
1st & Best Marking Dog Fernshot Ferguson of Beaconoak Donna Parkin 2nd & Guns’ Choice Lowsommer Story of My Life Sue Lowe
All Age AV Retrievers 16 Dog Stake (172) on the 4th October 2019 at Ampton Estate, Livermere Hall, Gt Livermere by kind permission of Peter Rushbrook Judges: Glynis Hillier A2280, Mike Skipper B1918, Andy Mutimer 3733, Paula Cullis 2704 Trophies: The Posterngate Trophy for the winner The Southernwood Trophy for the runner up The Sam Taylor Trophy for the Best Dog of The Opposite Sex
1st Isle of Mann Fonarik James Bailey 2nd Broadlaw Quigley of Oysterbed Gary Vidler 3rd Hanans Kertis Jacqui Crew 4th Brindlebay Brigands Mike Tallamy CoM Brindlebay Ale David Wall Best dog/bitch of opposite sex to the winner Angeni Chorus at Kayteens Keith Bedford